Category Archives: Movies

Bringing Down The House: Disruptive Branding & Films

In Bringing Down The House we explore television and film industry trends. The marketing push behind films like Gravity, Blue Is The Warmest Colour and 12 Years A Slave show a growing trend. In an industry now dominated by franchises, remakes, sequels … Continue reading

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12 Years A Slave: The Innovative Nature of Hate

I wouldn’t describe 12 Years A Slave as an ‘enjoyable’ film. The intent, as it should have been, was to make an essential piece of art that was viscerally honest about slavery and the nature of people and power of … Continue reading

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Full House: Django Unchained & The Wretched of the Cinema

FULL HOUSE is a new feature on LITHOC (@livingintheHOC) that dedicates itself to expanding our format of sociopolitical analysis beyond the lens of House of Cards and framing our commentary through classic and contemporary films. In our first installment we dive into … Continue reading

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